CAST & CREW
Horror comedy films are made in plethora in Tollywood nowadays. Even some dubbed movies gain the interest of the native audiences.Let’s see whether Khalavathi, which is a dubbed version of the Tamil, flick Aranmanai 2, impresses us.
Siddharth goes to his native place with his beautiful fiancé Trisha. He comes to his native village for seeing his ailing father. They happen to stay in a mansion, and sooner they realize that spirits exist there. Watch the movie to know about the ghost, and its motive.
Trisha has done a fantastic job in Amaravathi. She has an equal dosage of glamor and acting. She impresses us to the core when she transforms into a ghost. Sidharth doesn’t fail to impress us. Since Hansika Motwani has already worked in the prequel of this film, she is adept in her depicting of her given character. Sundar C has done a convincing job as the person who is trying to salvage the family from the clutches of the spirit. Radha Ravi gives a seasoned performance while Poonam Bajwa does what is required of her. Kovai Sarala manages to tickle your humor bones in the second half.
Sundar C has ably directed Khalavathi; he has given a good blend of thrill and comic elements to the movie. However, he could have refrained from opting for the routine path.
The comedy will strike the right chord with most of the audiences.
The second half
There are certain scary moments that are commendable.
What’s not there?
Though the movie is in predictable lines the way in which is handled deserves credit.
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